Before the food comes the wait. / Michelle Rial for "The Bold Italic"
For some, it's a coffee-fueled chance for a lengthy catch-up with friends.
For others, it's an excuse to day-drink unlimited mimosas while consuming a pre-noon "breakfast burger" (a regular burger with an egg on top) with "breakfast fries" (just fries).
And for many, the breakfast-lunch-often-day-long hybrid meal known as brunch is, as many great portmanteaus tend to be, both.
Take a look at a selection of Rial's charts:
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